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Old 03-22-2005, 03:38 PM   #68
Mike Sigman
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Re: Equitable?

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Brion Toss wrote:
Although, in the spirit of pointless cavils, I would like to point out that the expression is "Hoist with your own petard", not "Hoisted by.
I actually debated with myself which version to use, so I did a quick Google and found out that it appears to be more stylish to say "hoisted" nowadays, though you're right about the original word. I can't win.

Mike
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